Dr. Frank Gertler, PI

fgertler[at] mit [dot] edu

Frank Gertler and friend
(on the left)
Frank Gertler
(present day)


Current members

Frank Gertler

Frank Gertler

Principal Investigator
Professor of Biology
fgertler[at] mit [dot] edu
Ph.D. 1992, University of Wisconsin, Madison



Mengyuan Dai

Visiting Student
mydai [at] mit [dot] edu
M.S. Otolaryngology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
B.S. Clinical Medicine, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

Function of Mena phosphorylation in fibroblasts

Susan Mullen

smullen [at] mit [dot] edu
Senior in Biology at MIT, Cambridge, MA

The effects of adhesion signaling on K-Ras levels on Lung and Pancreatic cancer cells

Madeleine Oudin

Postdoctoral Fellow, Biology
mjoudin [at] mit [dot] edu
Ph.D. Neuroscience, King's College London, UK
M.S. Pharmacology, King's College London, UK
B.S. Biochemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Investigating the mechanism of MenaINV-driven breast cancer metastasis

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Nazanin Rohani

Postdoctoral Fellow, Biology
rohani [at] mit [dot] edu
PhD, Developmental Biology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
BSc, Zoology,  Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran

Tumor Microenvironment Regulation of MenaINV Expression In Breast cancer

A. Claudia Schafer

Research Scientist, Biology
cschafer [at] mit [dot] edu
Post-doc, Cell Biology, University of Texas Southwestern, Medical Center
Ph.D., Cell Biology, University of Bonn, Germany

Adhesion-dependent regulation of mutant K-Ras protein levels in lung cancer

Jenny Tadros

Lab Manager
jtadros [at] mit [dot] edu

Marina Vidaki

Research Scientist, Biology
mvidaki [at] mit [dot] edu
Ph.D. Developmental Neuroscience, University of Crete, Iraklion, Greece
M.S. Molecular Biology & Biomedicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Greece
B.S. Biology, University of Crete, Iraklion, Greece

Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of axon guidance during neuronal development